Employment

WE ARE HERE TO PROVIDE A LEARNING ENVIRONMENT THAT ENCOURAGES EXCELLENCE.

Charged with teaching more than 500 students in two excellent buildings—a K-6 Elementary School and a 7-12 Junior/Senior High School—Harlem Public Schools is one of the largest employers in Blaine County. We have 61 certified staff members and 36 classified staff members, which translates into an excellent Student-to-Teacher Ratio. We also boast a technologically rich environment and all students have access to computers.

The community of Harlem, Montana, is located between Havre and Malta in the scenic Milk River Valley. Close to the Little Rocky and Bears Paw mountains, we’re a farming and ranching community only 45 miles from the Canadian Border. We’re also close to Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, and a large number of our students live there. These students and their parents are extremely proud of their Native American Heritage.

There are many cultural events to attend throughout the year, including many Pow-Wow’s. Harlem High is the site of the only Seed Show left in Montana. The seed show is an agricultural fair occurs annually. Harlem abounds in wide-open country and big skies with excellent hunting and fishing and is a great place to live.

 

GET GREAT BENEFITS WHEN YOU TEACH AT HARLEM PUBLIC SCHOOLS

  • New teachers start at year 5 on the pay scale: $41,930.
  • 4% raise for 2021-22 school year.
  • $2,000 signing bonus: $1,000 in September of 1st year and $1,000 in September of 2nd
  • Moving expenses up to $1,000 may be considered.
  • Premium Health Coverage: District will contribute up to $1,050 per month.
  • Coaching and tutoring opportunities.
  • 13 days of discretionary leave per year.
  • School district housing may be available.
  • Join us and be a Wildcat!

2019-2022 Certified CBA                             2019-2022 Classified CBA

Harlem School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our latest job openings are posted below. Click here to learn how to contact us directly.

 

Click on the below links to download an Application Form:
Administration Application
Certified Application
Classified/Substitute Application
Montana Veteran’s Preference Application

 

We ask that all Applicants please fill out the Applicants Rights & Consent to Fingerprint Form.

Click here to access that form & mail it to the following address:
Harlem Public Schools
Attn: Michelle Sears
PO Box 339
Harlem, MT 59526

 

COACHING POOL INFORMATION

All persons interested in coaching positions for Harlem Schools must first complete a Coaching Application which includes a fingerprint/background check.

If the applicant has a ‘clean’ background check, their application will be presented to the Coaching Committee for review. If they are approved by the Coaching Committee, their names will be presented to the Board for a recommendation to become part of the coaching pool.

All coaching pool candidates that have not coached for the District in the past year will be subject to updating their application information, including but not limited to their fingerprint/ background check. (A current letter of interest should include all areas of coaching desired.)

Harlem Public Schools is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Click here to apply for a Coaching Position.

Currently Active Positions

CONTACT PERSON: Michelle Sears, Adm. Asst. | 406-353-2289 | PO Box 339 | Harlem, MT 59526

K-12 Special Education Instructor
Admin SPED Coordinator


Effective:  2022-23 School Year

Requirements: District Application, Letter of Interest, Proper Montana Certification, Official Transcripts, Current Resume, Three Reference Letters, and Pass a Background Check

Salary: CBA

Closing Date: Until Filled

Posted: August 11, 2022

Jr/Sr High Asst. Principal
OR Dean of Students


Effective:  2022-2023 School Year

Requirements: District Application, Proper Montana Endorsements, Letter of Interest, Official Transcripts, Current Resume, Three Professional Reference Letters, and Background Check

Salary: Negotiated for Principals

Closing Date: Until Filled

Posted: July 27th, 2022

Multiple Elementary Teachers


Effective:  2022-2023 School Year

Requirements: District Application, Proper Montana Endorsements, Letter of Interest, Official Transcripts, Current Resume, Three Professional Reference Letters, and Background Check

Salary: CBA for Elementary Teachers

Closing Date: Until Filled

Transportation Director


Effective:  2022-23 School Year

Requirements: District Application, Resume, Current CDL with “S” Bus Endorsement, First Aide/CPR, DOT Physical, Pre-Employment Drug Screen and Background Check. Harlem School District is willing to help get you certified and pay the licensing fees.

Salary: Based on Experience and duties to be assigned

Closing Date: Until Filled

Posted: April 5, 2022

Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent


Effective:  2022-23 School Year

Requirements: District Application, meet District age requirement (21 years of age). Must be able to pass a background check.

Salary: Negotiated

Closing Date: Until Filled

Posted: August 8th, 2022

Activities Director
Asst. Activities Director


Effective:  2022-2023 School Year

Requirements: District Application, Letter of Interest, Montana Teacher or Admin Certification, Official Transcripts, Current Resume, Three Reference Letters, and Pass a Background Check

Salary: Negotiated

Closing Date: Until Filled

 

Posted: August 12, 2022

12 Month 8 Hr. Bus Driver/Custodian


Effective:  Current and 2022-2023 School Year

Requirements: District Application, Current CDL with “S” Bus Endorsement, First Aide/CPR, DOT Physical, Pre-Employment Drug Screen and Background Check.

Salary: Pending Negotiations

Closing Date: Until Filled

2 – JH Football Coaches
2 – JH Wrestling Coaches


Effective:  2022-2023 School Year

Requirements: District Application and Background Check

Salary: CBA

Closing Date: Until Filled

Posted: August 11, 2022

Harlem Public Schools is accepting
applications for Substitute Teachersr
Custodians, Kitchen Help, Office Help
and Bus f)rivers. Please pick
applications up at the District Office or
go on line at www.harlem-hs.k12.mt.us.
The District is willing to help bus
drivers obtain certification.

GEAR UP LIAISON
IN HOUSE


Effective:  2022-2023 School Year

Requirements: If interested please send a letter of interest to the Business Office

Closing Date: Until Filled

Posted: July 27th, 2022